Invitation to music

Invitation to music : Vocal score

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for SATB chorus and piano or strings A haunting depiction of the 'magic made by melody ... Held in the arms of rhythm and of sleep', from a poem by Elizabeth Bishop. Instrumental parts for the original version (SATB and strings) are available on more

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  • Sheet music | 16 pages
  • 229 x 305 x 1mm | 49g
  • Oxford University Press Inc
  • New York, United States
  • 0193860708
  • 9780193860704

Review quote

'sets the words of Elizabeth Bishop's sonnet . . . . . . in a deeply evocative and expressive manner, the music effectively portraying the character of a wonderful text . . . This would undoubtedly provide an opportunity to explore something different and, if successful, results could be so worthwhile. * Music Teacher Nov 99 *show more

About Libby Larsen

Libby Larsen (b. 24 December 1950, Wilmington, Delaware) is one of America's most prolific and most performed living composers. Her catalogue of over 200 works spans virtually every genre from intimate vocal and chamber music to massive orchestral and choral scores. Her music has been praised for its dynamic, deeply inspired, and vigorous contemporary American spirit. Constantly sought after for commissions and premieres by major artists and orchestras around the world, Libby Larsen has established a permanent place for her works in the concert more